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Special counsel investing Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Attorney General Jeff Sessions , his deputy and the Federal Bureau of Investigation director they helped fire all appeared in dramatic congressional hearings this past week to talk about President D...

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US House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

In a message directed to Rep. Steve Scalise , the Louisiana Republican wounded in the attack, Trump said: "America is praying for you, and America is praying for all of the victims of this awful ...

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Sarah Sanders: Donald Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Robert Mueller

Sarah Sanders: Donald Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Robert Mueller

Meanwhile, House Speaker Paul Ryan urged the White House to let Mueller's investigation play out. In his testimony last week Comey claimed that Trump urged him to "see your way clear" of letti...

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Macron: EU Door Remains Open to UK

Mrs May and Mr Macron later went to watch the France v England football friendly global at the Stade de France , where crowds sang God Save The Queen and observed a minute's silence in honour of ...

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3 women found dead at OH home

3 women found dead at OH home

Police, and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, were still working to determine is this was a murder-suicide or a homicide. Court records don't list an attorney for Brinkman. According to Detectiv...

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At least 12 dead in west London tower block fire

At least 12 dead in west London tower block fire

So far 12 people have been confirmed dead, but the number is expected to rise. "That was in the early hours of today and I've not heard from her since". He said: "It's horrendous". Some tenants of...

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Egypt pushes ahead with islands deal after clashes

Egypt pushes ahead with islands deal after clashes

Discussions over territory in a maritime demarcation agreement signed by Egypt and Saudi Arabia have sparked rows between Egyptian politicians. The committee not only approved the content of the a...

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Alleged shooter volunteered on Bernie Sanders campaign, Senator 'sickened' by shooting

This is a breaking-news post , and will be updated as more information becomes available. 66-year-old Hodgkinson had been staying in Virginia since earlier this year, but was a longtime resident ...

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Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russia probe

Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russia probe

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions took a page from White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's book during Tuesday's testimony, avoiding a tough question about President Trump's comments by saying that t...

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Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to '16 campaign

Trump revealed in a televised statement that Hodgkinson had died. The story went on to say that Orear described Hodgkinson as a "quiet guy" who was "very mellow, very reserved" when they stayed over...

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4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russia

4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russia

Attorney General Jeff Sessions did exactly what he needed to do Tuesday - help himself in the eyes of his boss, President Trump; and, in turn, help Trump, NPR reports . Sessions said he had conf...

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Macron party set for big win in France

Macron party set for big win in France

Official tallies show his party could wind up with more than 400 seats in the 577-seat French parliament after next week's final round. New French President Emmanuel Macron's fledgling party i...

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Stephen Colbert: Maybe Jeff Sessions Invoked 'White Privilege' To Dodge Questions

But the attorney general added that he needed to not discuss his conversations with Trump, to preserve the president's ability to theoretically invoke executive privilege in the future. Sessions had...

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May says Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority

May says Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority

While the details of the proposed deal are yet to be made public, the ruling Conservatives have said a lose alliance is expected rather than a formal coalition government. "As a matter of fact in this...

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Game on: Tragedy won't stop congressional baseball game

Game on: Tragedy won't stop congressional baseball game

Scalise was shot in his hip and underwent surgery; as of Wednesday afternoon, he was listed as being in critical condition. He also said that lawmakers and others were lucky that Capitol Police were...

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London residents demand answers in deadly high-rise blaze

Late on Wednesday firefighters were continuing to face arduous conditions inside the tower block. The fire broke out just after 1am ( London time) and quickly tore through the multi-level block. "T...

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Firefighters raced into their worst nightmare at Grenfell Tower

Air Force bases in Britain. "When I got on the landing it was thick with smoke but the smoke alarms weren't going off, which is quite scary. It had completely spread within half an hour". Other witn...

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Senator Kamala Harris Was Interrupted by Her Male Colleagues - Again

John McCain of Arizona. Harris was silenced last week during former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony because she would not allow him to properly answer questions eit...

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US attorney general Jeff Sessions dodges questions on Trump, angering Democrats

When Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), pressed Sessions for more information after fired FBI Director James Comey told the committee last week there were "problematic" reasons why Sessions needed to recuse h...

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Video captures moment gunman opens fire at GOP baseball team

Video captures moment gunman opens fire at GOP baseball team

The shocking event left the Capitol horrified and stunned. Many scheduled House hearings for Wednesday got delayed or canceled. Scalise, a Louisiana Republican , was wounded in the attack by a ...

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Where things stand and what comes next — Travel ban

But the three-judge panel - all Democratic appointees - did not address whether it was unconstitutional discrimination against Muslims. The "S.C." in Trump's tweet is an apparent reference to the ...

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This Is The Moment A Gunman Shot At Republicans

This Is The Moment A Gunman Shot At Republicans

Let us pray that they - and any others who were injured - are able to recover quickly. She recalled no other noise until she heard a police officer command, "Get down!" They're tasked with protecting ...

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California governor named adviser for UN climate conference

California governor named adviser for UN climate conference

Governors from OR and Washington were in Sacramento Tuesday, joining California Gov. SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California Gov. GOVERNOR of California Jerry Brown has been appointed Special Envoy for ...

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May to meet backbench Tory MPs after election fallout

May to meet backbench Tory MPs after election fallout

In a reflection of her newfound humility, May managed a joke at her own expense as Britain's House of Commons got underway in the first sitting after Thursday's general election. Britain's Brexit mini...

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May selects cabinet amid ouster plots

The development is an embarrassing turn for the British Prime Minister, who called the vote three years earlier than required, in a bid to give her a strong position in Brexit negotiations. He ackno...

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Fire safety for high rise building residents

Fire safety for high rise building residents

Investigators need to look at what materials were used in the project and who approved their use, Ruane said. Over the years, I have watched with dismay as successive governments - both Labour and...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Dodges Donald Trump Questions, Angering Democrats

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday, fiercely maintaining he did nothing wrong in meeting twice with the Russian ambassador to the USA during P...

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Death toll in London inferno rises to 12

Death toll in London inferno rises to 12

Hundreds of men and women from the London Fire Brigade were called to the 24-story block in the early hours of Wednesday to tackle the "unprecedented" fire, which ripped through the structure into d...

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Sessions cites Department of Justice regulation in recusal from Russian Federation probe

Sessions cites Department of Justice regulation in recusal from Russian Federation probe

The exchange became more heated, with Sessions later telling Wyden: "I am not stonewalling ". During Tuesday's Intelligence Committee hearing, U.S. It wasn't until the stars aligned, as the Rus...

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Rep. Doug Collins safe after shooting at congressional baseball practice

The brief address was a significant moment for Trump. "But it seems particularly sad, though any violent death of course is sad, but particularly sad that at a time when people want us to come togethe...

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London fire: Man catches baby dropped from tenth floor of tower

Councillor Jas Athwal, leader of Redbridge Council, said reviews of fire risk assessments will now take place: "We offer our deepest condolences to the families of those who lost their lives and hav...

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Steve Scalise 'in critical condition' after Virginia shooting, hospital tweets

The White House released a statement on the tragedy, saying Donald Trump and Mike Pence are aware of the shooting and "monitoring developments closely". Trump said he talked to Scalise's wife, J...

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Hundreds get food poisoning in Iraqi displaced camp

The International Organization for Migration said a Qatari aid group had paid a local restaurant to provide the food for the meal, though that was not confirmed by other agencies. Qatari government of...

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Could Comey testimony be blocked by executive privilege?

The House intelligence committee said Wednesday it is issuing subpoenas for President Donald Trumps former national security adviser and his personal lawyer, as well as their businesses, as part o...

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Jeff Sessions does little to inspire public confidence

Jeff Sessions does little to inspire public confidence

Instead, Sessions declined to answer specific questions due to Justice Department policy , and on the grounds that he was preserving for Trump the ability to raise the executive privilege shield ...

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Death toll rises in London tower fire

It can work like a chimney, they have warned, bringing up air that allows it to spread across a building quickly. "Neighbours had been watching it all night, they said the cladding went up like a nigh...

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Germany expects no change to Brexit talks schedule

Germany expects no change to Brexit talks schedule

The change of position comes after Prime Minister Theresa May lost her majority in the House of Commons in a disastrous election last week. "There is a unity of goal among people in the United Kingd...

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12 dead as fire engulfs London tower block

More than 12 hours after the fire broke out , the building was still smouldering, though the building was not in danger of collapse. "Anyone who earns below 10 million pounds a year is not human in...

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A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans

We can all agree that we are blessed to be Americans, that our children deserve to grow up in a nation of safety and peace, and that we are strongest when we are unified and when we work together for ...

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United Kingdom election: May loses might, hangs on as PM

Bernie Sanders congratulated Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party he leads for what's being called one of the most stunning upsets in United Kingdom political history. Mrs May had unexpectedly ca...

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